The Friars were defeated by St. John’s in straight sets.
The Friars are set to face BIG EAST opponent St. Johns on Oct. 10 at 2:00 p.m.
Kayla Fitzgerald records team-high 17 kills in the victory.
The Friars will face BIG EAST opponent Seton Hall on Oct. 7.
Kayla Fitzgerald leads the Friar effort with nine kills.
As a Freshman: Played in all 32 matches and 110 sets... Led the team in digs with 520 (4.73 per set) and 44 service aces (0.40 per set) ... Her 520 digs mark third-highest total in a single-season in program history... Also tallied 59 assists on the year ... Recorded a season-high in digs with 30 at Stetson on Sept. 7 ... Had a career-high five assists at Albany on Nov. 8 ... Recorded four service aces in three matches ... Ranked second in the America East in digs and third in service aces ... Named to the Stetson Westin Classic All-Tournament Team (9/6-9/7) ... Was named to the America East All-Rookie Team... Earned back-to-back conference Rookie of the Week honors (Sept. 3 and Sept. 9)... Ranked 30th in the nation in service aces ... Was named to the America East Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll for posting a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher.
At Immaculate Heart Academy: Earned four varsity letters playing volleyball while at Immaculate Heart Academy... Captained the volleyball team as a senior... Named First-Team All-League (2011), First-Team All-State (2011, 2012) and First-Team All-Bergen County (2011, 2012)... North Jersey Player of the Year (2012) ... Collected a school-record 1,107 digs ... Led team to four State Championships and won Tournament of Champions three times ... Played club volleyball with Cutshot, Essex Volleyball Club and Digs ... Named to the Honor Roll all four years and a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born March 2, 1995 ... Daughter of Maria Tan and Joe Cruz ...Has one sister, Stephanie who played volleyball at Fairfield University ... Computer science major with minors in math and film/video.
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